Windsor, Conn. (PRWEB) October 1, 2008
The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) awarded The Rideshare Company four First Place Prize Awards for the association's 29th Annual AdWheel Awards competition. The awards will be recognized during a special ceremony on October 6, 2008 during the APTA Annual Meeting and EXPO 2008 in San Diego, which will take place October 5-8, 2008.
The purpose of the annual AdWheel Awards ceremony is to recognize APTA member organizations and business members for excellence in public transportation advertising, communication, marketing, and promotions. Participating members compete in four main categories, which include Print, Electronic, Campaign, and Special Event. Upon submitting their entries, The Rideshare Company earned four first place awards in Group 5 for its superiority in both the Print and Electronic categories. The entries included The Rideshare Company's Easy Street® Poster (Print), the Gum Ball Logo (Print); the RockCats Van (Print), and its Internet Home Page at http://www.rideshare.com (Electronic).
In addition to being recognized at the upcoming APTA Annual Meeting and EXPO 2008, The Rideshare Company is also eligible to win a Grand Prize Award in its division. Grand Prize Awards will be announced at the AdWheel Awards Ceremony on Monday, October 6, 2008 at the San Diego Convention Center.
Established in 1980, The Rideshare Company is a non-profit organization that operates the third largest vanpool network in the United States. Through their commitment to improving the daily business commute for those who live and work in the Northeastern United States with innovative transportation solutions, Rideshare is able to meet its goal day after day, which is to make trips to work easier, less costly, more convenient, and environmentally friendly. Visit Rideshare on the Web at http://www.rideshare.com.
For The Rideshare Company media enquiries, please contact Nanci Fitzgerald, Vice President of Business Development at 800.842.2150 ext. 102.